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Michael Moore's Cash At Risk Over Julian Assange's Asylum Move

Filmmakers Michael Moore and Ken Loach are set to lose up to $32,000 (£20,000) each after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange broke his bail conditions as he battles extradition from the U.K.Campaigning director Moore and veteran...

21st June 2012

Susan Sarandon Has Phoned Tapped By The White House?

Susan Sarandon claims her left-wing activism has led the United States government to wire-tap her phone. During a Q&A session at the Tribeca Film Festival on Sunday (April 22, 2012), the Thelma & Louise star...

24th April 2012

Emily Blunt Wears 'Weed' Dress At 'Five Year Engagement' Premiere?

Emily Blunt was the talk of the Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday evening (April 18, 2012), when her new movie 'The Five Year Engagement' opened proceedings. Blunt stole the show with her lavish dress from...

19th April 2012

Michael Moore Reaches Settlement With Wieinsteins

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has agreed to a settlement offer from The Weinstein Co. a month before his multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the company over alleged accounting irregularities was to go to trial, the Hollywood Reporter...

16th February 2012

Moore Settles Lawsuit With Weinstein Over Fahrenheit 9/11

Filmmaker Michael Moore has settled a legal battle over his documentary Fahrenheit 9/11 with movie mogul brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein.Moore filed suit against the siblings last February (11), accusing them of using "financial deception"...

16th February 2012

Michael Moore Shuts Down Websites To Protest Against Anti-piracy Laws

Director Michael Moore is blocking his websites on Wednesday (18Jan12) in an act of solidarity with bosses at Wikipedia.com, who are protesting against proposed anti-piracy laws in the U.S.The encyclopedia website is used by millions...

18th January 2012

Michael Moore Comes Clean, "I'm In 1 Per Cent Wealthiest Earners"

Michael Moore risked accusations of hypocrisy when, the day before he stood with the Oakland-based branch of the international Occupy protests, he admitted on his blog that he was one of the 1% of Americans...

31st October 2011

Rage Against The Machine's Morello Returns To Wall Street

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello is to perform in New York on Thursday (13th October 2011) as part of the Occupy Wall Street protests. Morello, winner of the Eleanor Roosevelt Human Rights Award,...

13th October 2011

Michael Moore Joins Wall Street Protest

Filmmaker Michael Moore joined campaigners in New York on Monday (26Sep11) to protest about the greed of large corporations.The director turned up unannounced to support the Occupy Wall Street march in Manhattan's Zuccotti Park, where...

27th September 2011

Michael Moore Calls For Georgia Boycott

Controversial filmmaker Michael Moore is calling for a mass boycott of the U.S. state of Georgia after officials executed convicted murderer Troy Davis amid a storm of protest.Davis was placed on Death Row in 1991...

23rd September 2011

Michael Moore Wants Matt Damon As U.s. President

Director Michael Moore has publicly called on Matt Damon to run for U.S. president next year (12) after praising the Hollywood actor for taking a "courageous" stand against key political issues.The Bourne Identity star joined...

9th August 2011

Olbermann Returns -- As If He Never Left

The oft-fired/oft-hired Keith Olbermann, lastly with MSNBC, returned to the cameras Monday night on Al Gore's cable channel Current TV -- and television critics agreed that it was as if he had never been gone....

21st June 2011

Keith Olbermann Makes Tv Return On Countdown

Keith Olbermann made his TV return last night (20.06.11) as he resumed his 'Countdown' show.The political commentator and writer quit MSNBC five months ago but is now back on cable television, introducing the new edition...

21st June 2011

Moore Says He Holds "No Ill Will" Toward Weinsteins

Michael Moore insists that he has no intention of settling his lawsuit against The Weinstein Co., whom he has accused of cheating him out of at least $2.7 million in profits from his 2005 documentary...

4th April 2011

Michael Moore Refuses To Settle Weinstein Suit

Filmmaker Michael Moore is refusing to settle his lawsuit against Harvey and Bob Weinstein over $2.7 million (£1.6 million) in profits from his hit movie Fahrenheit 9/11.The director filed suit against the movie moguls in...

4th April 2011

Michael Moore Attacks Barack Obama Over Libya Action

Oscar-winning moviemaker Michael Moore has taken aim at U.S. leader Barack Obama for his planned allied attack on Libya.The Bowling for Columbine director was critical of President George Bush and the U.S. war efforts in...

21st March 2011

Moore Settles Sicko Suit

Moviemaker Michael Moore has settled a lawsuit stemming from video footage used in his healthcare documentary Sicko out of court.The director took aim at the U.S. healthcare system in the 2007 film, comparing it negatively...

15th March 2011

Lawyer: 'Weinsteins Could Owe Moore $27 Million'

MICHAEL MOORE's lawyer has slammed HARVEY and BOB WEINSTEIN's business tactics, insisting the movie moguls could end up owing the filmmaker $27 million (£18 million) when a lawsuit over FAHRENHEIT 9/11 goes to court.The 2004...

9th February 2011

Michael Moore Sues Weinsteins

Add Michael Moore to the list of Hollywood celebrities who have sued a movie studio for allegedly manipulating box office receipts to deprive them of their share of profits. In a lawsuit filed in Los...

9th February 2011

Moore Suing Weinstein Brothers Over Fahrenheit 9/11 Profits

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE is taking movie moguls HARVEY and BOB WEINSTEIN to court over allegations the brothers cheated him out of profits from his hit documentary FAHRENHEIT 9/11.The 2004 picture was released by Moore's Westside...

7th February 2011

Julian Assange Released After Jemima Khan And Co Put Up Bail

JULIAN ASSANGE, the founder of the 'WikiLeaks' whistleblowing website, has been granted bail by a high court in London today (16th December 2010) after a number of high-profile figures including the socialite JEMIMA KHAN offered...

16th December 2010

Moore Helps To Post Bail For Wikileaks Co-founder

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE has donated $20,000 (£13,330) to help WikiLeaks co-founder JULIAN ASSANGE make bail in the U.K. as the embattled internet activist fights allegations of rape and molestation.Assange, founder of the WikiLeaks website that...

14th December 2010

Michael Moore Offers $20,000 For Julian Assange Release

MICHAEL MOORE, the acclaimed American documentary maker, has offered to put up the $20,000 required to release WikiLeaks founder JULIAN ASSANGE from the London prison where he is currently being held, reports Vanity Fair. 56-year-old...

14th December 2010

Moore Wants Hanks And Winfrey To Run For Office

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE is urging U.S. President BARACK OBAMA to improve the image of his Democratic party by pushing "beloved" stars such as TOM HANKS and OPRAH WINFREY to run for office.The American leader and...

5th November 2010

Moore Outraged Over Juror Dismissal

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE has criticised a New York City judge for dismissing a juror in a financial fraud case because of her links to his 2009 movie CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY.Donna Gianell, 54, had been...

3rd November 2010

Rambo ... Er ... Stallone Rescues Lionsgate

While Lions Gate Entertainment reported last week that it spent $7.3 million to fight activist investor Carl Icahn's hostile takeover attempt, it may have received a far more valuable defense from Sylvester Stallone, whose Expendables...

16th August 2010

Disney Finally Sells Miramax

It's finally a done deal -- Walt Disney's sale of Miramax to an investors group led by construction magnate Ron Tutor, that is. The group, which includes real-estate firm Colony Capital, gave itself a new...

30th July 2010

Moore & Tyson Shut Out Of Oscars Documentary Race

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE's movie about the financial crisis and an indepth look at boxer MIKE TYSON's life and career are the surprise shut-outs of the Oscars Best Documentary category as the shortlist is dwindled down...

19th November 2009

U.s. Producer Raises Money In Singapore For Madoff Movie

The owner of a Singapore company making skincare products says he was persuaded by Edmund Druilhet, an independent U.S. film producer, to invest $200,000 in a movie about confessed Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff -- more...

11th November 2009

Capitalism Not So Lovely For Liberty Media

Liberty Media acknowledged Monday that its decision to bring Michael Moore's Capitalism A Love Story to the screen via its Overture Films studio turned out to be not the best capital investment. In its quarterly...

10th November 2009

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As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

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Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

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George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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